5 Misunderstood Facts About Recruiting

5 Misunderstood Facts About Recruiting

If only they knew what we know

This event is part of the “Let’s Talk Recruiting” series where a panel of recruiting practitioners get together online and have a conversation on a variety of topics related to corporate recruiting.

In today’s conversation…

Recruiting isn’t as simple as some people like to think it is or what occurs in the day to day life of a corporate recruiter.

Our panel discusses some of the misconceptions and misunderstandings about recruiting that they have come across in their careers.

Listen in and find out if you share some the same experiences as our panel members, or perhaps have a few of your own that you would like to share.”

Our Panelists…

Name & LinkedIn Profile Group Title Company
John Kempe Recruiting Denver Technical Recruiting Leader Gusto
Gary Michael Recruiting LA Head of Talent Acquisition Virgin Orbit
David Wardwell Recruiting Portland Senior Recruiter WebMD
Heather Malone TA Leaders Head of Talent Acquisition EPIC Insurance Brokers & Consultants

Some of the attendees…

Name & LinkedIn Profile Group Title Company
Stephanie Reese Recruiting Atlanta Senior Sales Recruiter Apptio
Mariam Malik Recruiting Atlanta Senior Talent Acquisition Partner Vonage
Dorothy Falvey Recruiting Boston Nurse Recruiter Lahey Hospital & Medical Center
JENNIFER ONEIL Recruiting Boston Talent Acquisition Manager Forward Financing (previous)
Jessica Marotta Recruiting Boston Principal, Talent Acquisition Forrester
Andy Pittaluga Recruiting Boston Technical Recruiter Bose Corporation
Brandi Frattini Recruiting Chicago Talent Acquisition Lead CareerBuilder
Lisa Wrezel Recruiting Chicago Talent Acquisition Lead Centric Consulting
Sarah Schaefer Recruiting Chicago Senior Recruiter Fresenius Kabi USA
Kelsie Garlic Recruiting Chicago Senior Regional Recruiter DB Schenker
Eli K. Recruiting Chicago Senior Talent Acquisition Partner Unknown
Lisa Wrezel Recruiting Chicago Talent Acquisition Lead Centric Consulting
Vicki Maldonado Recruiting Chicago Senior Talent Acquisition Manager White Lodging Services
Shawn Watzka Recruiting Chicago Senior Recruiter Inpatient Psych Solutions
Kim Ramos Recruiting Chicago Senior Corporate Recruiter Endurance
Cathy Barry Recruiting Chicago Sr. Talent Acquisition Business Partner iRhythm Technologies
Lucy Dettl Recruiting Dallas Senior Recruiter American National Bank of Texas
Chelsey Kent Recruiting Dallas Sr. Corporate Recruiter Epsilon
Krystan Silva Recruiting DCBmore Talent Acquisition Manager Looking for Work
Lorna Hall Recruiting Houston Senior Talent Acquisition Specialist GHD
Rhonda George Recruiting Houston Sr. HR Consultant & Manager...Recruiting, Strategy Lead, Ops Developer, Service Delivery Executive Witt O'Brien's
Audrey Hageman Recruiting LA HR Operations & Redeployment Lead (Internal recruiting/placement of staff) Parsons Corporation
Giselle Salazar Recruiting LA TA Specialist Optima Tax Relief
Emily Hassard Recruiting LA Talent Acquisition Sourcer Netflix
Angela Xiong Recruiting LA Early Talent Recruiter Kohl's Corporation
Zachary Eggers Recruiting LA Talent Acquisition Partner AEG
Cynthia Lopez Recruiting LA Sr. Regional Healthcare Recruiter CVHCare
Lance Hunsicker Recruiting LA Executive Recruiter Parsons Corporation
Nicholas Steinberg Recruiting LA Talent Acquisition Specialist Bluebeam
Bez Rengifo Recruiting LA Sr. Manager / Director, People Services (HR Business Partner department) Loma Linda University Health Care
Angie K. Recruiting LA Manager, Talent Acquisition Netflix
Kim McArthur Recruiting LA Recruiter Wayfair
Kait Grainger Recruiting LA Talent Acquisition Manager GeBBS Healthcare Solutions
Mike Crosby Recruiting LA Talent Acquisition Partner Age of Learning / ABCmouse.com
Ashley Cpsr Recruiting Minneapolis I change lives. Talent connector Hollstadt Consulting | Strategic Sourcer | Talent Leader | Creative Strategist
Dana Bozich Recruiting Minneapolis Talent Acquisition Specialist Sedgwick
Gina Robbins Recruiting Minneapolis Sr. Corporate Recruiter Polaris Industries
Michelle Vanderpoel Recruiting Minneapolis U.S. Bank Wealth Management - Senior Talent Acquisition Consultant U.S. Bank
Mayura Rutherford Recruiting Minneapolis Talent Acquisition Consultant MA in Management.
Ashley Allen Recruiting Minneapolis Senior Recruiter ICF Next
Austin Davis Recruiting Nashville Corporate Recruiter Bargain Hunt
Nate Wylie Recruiting Nashville Recruiter - Business Operations Lyft
Kathy Borum Recruiting Nashville Recruiting Manager Bargain Hunt
Pam Koenig Recruiting NYC Recruiter Creative Circle
Jenna Kalish Recruiting NYC Sr. Recruiter, Talent Acquisition WebMD
Merilee Templin Recruiting NYC Legal Recruiting Manager Ropes & Gray LLP
Tazrina Afrin Recruiting NYC Co-Founder, Informa's first global multicultural colleague-led network Informa
Jeslyn Xie Recruiting NYC Talent Acquisition Specialist CI Investments
Sa'Von Sanders Recruiting Phoenix Regional Sales Recruiting Partner Paycom
Brad Mallmann Recruiting Phoenix Talent Acquisition Associate The Trade Desk
Lei Feng Recruiting Phoenix Recruiter Mayo Clinic
Danielle Stephenson Recruiting Seattle Talent Capitalist - Strategic Staffing (CarlislieIT, Zulily, Zillow, Continental Mills, Coinstar) Talent Capital
Amy Shook Recruiting Seattle Senior Recruiter RealSelf
Tiffany Dedeaux Recruiting Seattle Senior Career Specialist CareerFoundry
John Garcia Recruiting Seattle Recruiter Exotic Metals
Meagan Stover Recruiting Seattle Recruiter Exotic Metals Forming
Fancy Frenchwood Recruiting Seattle Senior Technical Recruiter Avalara
Marita Arevalo Recruiting Seattle Recruiter Aegis Living
Beth Kester-Warner Recruiting Seattle Global Manager, Recruiting & Sourcing ExtraHop
Diana Feroz Recruiting SFBA Sourcer (Recruiting) Snowflake
Karen Tuozzo Recruiting The Triangle Senior Recruiter, Legal Liberty Mutual Insurance
Kelly Usher TA Leaders Director Of Recruiting Northwestern Mutual
Malia Jorgensen TA Leaders Director of Talent Acquisition Nortal US

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